Wike dissolves 22 LG caretaker committees

THE Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, on Thursday announced the dissolution of 22 local government caretaker committees in the state. The dissolution of the committees, according to the governor, takes immediate effect.

Army deploys more troops in Yobe

The Nigerian Army has deployed more soldiers in Geidam, Yobe State, following an attack on the Sector 1 of the 27 Task Force Brigade in the area. The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col Sani Usman, said in an electronic mail on Thursday, that although the troops repelled the attack,

Ogun Assembly approves Amosun’s commissioners

Abiodun Onafuye/Abeokuta Otunba Bimbo Ashiru, former Commissioner for Commerce and Industry being screened Wednesday by Ogun State House of Assembly members in Abeokuta. Photo: Abiodun Onafuye

False Declaration of Assets: Court Adjourns Till October 16 Hearing On Saraki’s Objection

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has adjourned till October 16 to make a pronouncement on the objection processes filed by the Senate President on his trial by the code of conduct tribunal

Counsel to the Senator Bukola Saraki, Mahmud Magaji, is asking the court to stop the Code of Conduct

“GODWIN” crooner ‘Korede Bello’ will be performing Live at the 4th Annual GIAMA in Houston

The 2015 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards (GIAMA) presented by PEM Offshore is pleased to announce that the one and only ‘Godwin’ crooner, ‘Korede Bello’ will be performing live in Houston at the Award ceremony.  AY Makun will be hosting this year’s 4th edition and the show is set to captivate a lively audience

Artist transforms Disney Villains into sultry pin-ups models (photos)

Andrew Tarusov, the artist who recently transformed Disney Princesses into vintage pin-ups, has given the same treatment to some of Disney's notorious female villains including the Evil Queen from Snow White and the Seven Dwarf, Ursula from The Little Mermaid, Cruella de Vil from 101 Dalmations, Maleficent from Sleeping Beauty, Madame

Ebola hits Nigeria again, 10 quarantined in Calabar

University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH, has quarantined ten persons following the death of a patient in the hospital on Wednesday with symptoms suspected to be Ebola virus. The post Ebola hits Nigeria again, 10 quarantined in Calabar appeared first on Vanguard News.

Ministerial screening: Ogbe, Ngige, others storm Force HQTRS for profiling

Following their nomination for ministerial appointments by President Muhammadu Buhari, prominent Nigerians who are yet to be screened by the Senate, Thursday commenced profiling at the Force headquarters with former National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, Chief Audu Ogbe and the former Anambra State governor, Senator Chris Ngige leading